The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
WSUS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Systems Management Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
40 43 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.71% 5.09% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 44
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WSUS
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Dorset region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Dorset

WSUS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam